Clipper City Tall Ship Cruises

Create an experience you'll never forget by sailing past the most iconic landmarks New York has to offer plus unparralled views across Lower Manhattan.

The New York Pass Free tall ship boat cruise with Manhattan By Sail Normally $45.00 - Free with New York Pass

Climb aboard the 158 foot Clipper City Tall Ship Cruises from Manhattan By Sail. This amazing ride will provide an experience that you won't forget.

The daytime Statue Sail features some of the best views of lower Manhattan as well as the Statue of Liberty, Governors Island and Ellis Island. All together you'll be on the Clipper City Tall Ship for about 60 minutes after the ship departs from Battery Park.

Reservations

Reservations may only be made online. A credit card pre-authorization is required to guarantee your reservation. Your card will not be charged if valid pass(es) are presented upon scheduled check-in. Reservations cannot be made by phone. To reserve, please use the following link: www.manhattanbysail.com/NYPass/ClipperCity

 If you do not wish to provide credit card authorization, please arrive at dockside service desk at least 30 minutes prior to departure to be admitted on a first-come-first-served basis.

Highlights

Statue of Liberty
The Clipper City Tall Ship cruise will give you great views of the breathtaking Statue of Liberty. You will get the best photos imaginable as you cruise by under the power of the ship's massive sails.

Governors Island
Floating just about 800 yards south of Manhattan, Governors Island is a beautiful National Landmark in NYC. The island is home to the exciting summer music festival named Governors Ball which has featured artists like Flume, "Weird Al" Yankovic and Chance The Rapper.

Ellis Island
Along the cruise, you will also see Ellis Island which was once the passageway for over 12 million immigrants who wished to enter the country. The island has expanded over the years and now occupies almost 28 acres of land.

Did You Know

  •  Slide Hill on Governor's Island is the longest hill in New York City. The hill extends for 57 feet.

  • Being that New York and New Jersey share jurisdiction over their border, one half of Ellis Island belongs to both states. The abandoned half of Ellis Island is technically located in New Jersey.

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Getting to Clipper City Tall Ship Cruises

Getting to Clipper City Tall Ship Cruises

  • Clipper City Tall Ship Cruises Clipper City is located next to Battery Gardens Restaurant at the South end of The Battery at the Southern tip of Manhattan.
  • Closest Subway South Ferry station / Whitehall Street / Bowling Green
  • Closest Bus Stop See map
  • Big Bus hop on hop off Tour Stops Stop 13 on Downtown route

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Opening Times

1 May - 31 October
Everyday: 12:00pm, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm

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